Susan Forshey's Research

Assistant Professor of Discipleship and Christian Formation


Celtic Spirituality
Celtic Spirituality
Forshey, Susan. “Celtic Spirituality.” Invited Lecture presented to An Irish Celebration of Body and Spirit, shalom Spirituality Center, Dubuque, March 14, 2017.
Consuming Stories Not Our Own: On #Showholes and Character in the Age of Binge-Watching
Consuming Stories Not Our Own: On #Showholes and Character in the Age of Binge-Watching
Forshey, Susan. “Consuming Stories Not Our Own: On #Showholes and Character in the Age of Binge-Watching.” Chapter and ... Screen Time 3 (2017): 15-32.
Prayer in Theological Education for Ministry: Toward a Contemplative Practical Theological Pedagogy.
Prayer in Theological Education for Ministry: Toward a Contemplative Practical Theological Pedagogy.
Forshey, Susan. “Prayer in Theological Education for Ministry: Toward a Contemplative Practical Theological Pedagogy.” Ph.D. Dissertation, Boston University School of Theology, 2014.
Spiritual Practices
Spiritual Practices
Forshey, Susan. “Spiritual Practices.” Workshop conducted at the UDTS Alumni Retreat, Dubuque, Feb. 23, 2017.
Spirituality and the Practice of Medicine
Spirituality and the Practice of Medicine
Forshey, Susan. “Spirituality and the Practice of Medicine.” Workshop presented at Spirituality Day, Dubuque, April 13, 2017.
The Contemplative Classroom: Prayer, Assiduitas, and the Formation of the Pastor-Scholar
The Contemplative Classroom: Prayer, Assiduitas, and the Formation of the Pastor-Scholar
Forshey, Susan. “The Contemplative Classroom: Prayer, Assiduitas, and the Formation of the Pastor-Scholar.” Paper presented at the 2017 Biennial Meeting, Society for the Study of Christian Spirituality, Kloister Kapelle, Switzerland, June 30, 2017.
Thoughts on Discipleship for the 21st Century, Parts I and II
Thoughts on Discipleship for the 21st Century, Parts I and II
Forshey, Susan. “Thoughts on Discipleship for the 21st Century, Part One: Neuroscience and Spiritual Disciplines: God’s Discipling Grace in Us (aka ‘This is Your Brain on Grace’) Thoughts on Discipleship for the 21st Century, Part Two: Worship as Catechesis: Reconnecting Discipleship and Liturgy.” Presentation at Church Growth Leadership Summit 2017, Westminster Presbyterian Church, Lincoln, NE, April 23, 2017.